Tagged with mental health

The biggest Ho Co News Story of 2014

The biggest Ho Co News Story of 2014

Well kids it’s about that time of the year where the local news folks start tallying votes for the top news stories of the year. I was thinking about this topic this week. What do you think I came up with in my sleep-deprived brain? Whole Foods coming to downtown? Fun but nah. The standoff … Continue reading

Coming Soon: Mental Health Task Force

Coming Soon: Mental Health Task Force

Yet another reason why I am so glad I listened to my husband and moved to Howard County: the government officials are quite¬† proactive here. Another move in the right direction for the health of Howard County will be a mental health task force.¬† Nearly six months after that horrendous and unforgettable shooting at Columbia … Continue reading

Ken Ulman aka The Ho Co Health Hero

Ken Ulman aka The Ho Co Health Hero

Say what you want about our County Executive (and I know you will) but I have noticed something about him over the years. He takes health in Howard County seriously. He’s a man of action for health. He doesn’t underhandedly¬† fat-shame the public the way some leaders do. He doesn’t send out some worthless press … Continue reading

10 Life Lessons I Missed

10 Life Lessons I Missed

I wasn’t feeling well last night. I missed the annual Christmas party that my publishing company hosts (Dangit!!!). So I decided to go to bed a little early and read a magazine; a pleasure that I rarely get to indulge in. One article I read that was especially interesting was about lessons your mother never … Continue reading